Press releases from the family of UK National Parks

  • Horse power boosts path repair project in the Peak District National Park

    Peak District National Park

    Horse riders have secured a £7500 award towards the cost of path repairs to the Cut Gate bridleway in the Peak District National Park. Peak Horsepower Equestrian Access Group, which works to extend and improve the bridleway network in the National Park, secured the money through the British Horse Society's Paths for Communities Fund.

    Posted: 28 November 2018.

  • Brilliance in Business Award 2018/19 shortlistees announced

    New Forest National Park

    Thank you to everyone who took the time to submit an entry and/or full application to the Brilliance in Business Awards 2018/19. We received a fantastic range of entries and applications and we are pleased to announce the shortlisted businesses for the Brilliance in Business Awards 2018/19 below: The New Forest National Park Authority Award […] The post Brilliance in Business Award 2018/19 shortlistees announced appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 28 November 2018.

  • Winners of Broads National Park Photography Competition announced

    Broads National Park

    We are excited to reveal the winners of the 2018 Broads National Park photography competition.

    Posted: 27 November 2018.

  • National Lottery #ThanksToYou

    Snowdonia National Park

    On the 8th of December 2018, we are offering a free cup of tea or coffee to National Lottery players that purchases a ticket to visit Yr Ysgwrn’s historic farmhouse.

    Posted: 27 November 2018.

  • UK award highlights Peak District National Park young volunteer’s campaign to curb countryside litter

    Peak District National Park

    A teenage volunteer in the Peak District National Park hopes to inspire other youngsters to look after the countryside, after scooping a national award.

    Posted: 26 November 2018.

  • Road crossing improvements receive thumbs-up from horse riders

    North York Moors National Park

    A new bridleway crossing over a busy section of the A171 near Aislaby, Whitby, is providing a safer route for horse riders, cyclists and walkers in the North York Moors.

    Posted: 26 November 2018.

  • Tolls increase funds navigation improvements on the Broads

    Broads National Park

    The Authority has agreed a 2.6% increase for tolls in 2019 for all categories of hire and private boats.

    Posted: 24 November 2018.

  • Ant-boy Triumphs!

    Cairngorms National Park

    Xander Johnston a Cairngorms Nature Young Ambassador has been named Young Nature Champion in the RSPB’s prestigious Nature… The post Ant-boy Triumphs! appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 23 November 2018.

  • ‘Fantastic ambition and conservation’ hailed in the new National Park Planning Awards

    Peak District National Park

    Winners of the Peak District National Park Authority’s inaugural Planning Awards have been announced at a special ceremony (November 21) at Thornbridge Hall.

    Posted: 22 November 2018.

  • Final call for rural business grant scheme

    North York Moors National Park

    Rural businesses that are looking to expand or diversify in 2019, or individuals looking to launch a new start-up, have only until February to apply for funding which could cover up to 40% of the cost of their projects.

    Posted: 22 November 2018.

  • Make yours a New Forest Marque Christmas

    New Forest National Park

    Gift-hunters in the New Forest are being encouraged to shop local this Christmas and make the most of the incredible produce on their doorstep. Shoppers can support local trade and crafts people by stocking up on unique craft, food and drink from members of the New Forest Marque. The New Forest Marque is the region’s […] The post Make yours a New Forest Marque Christmas appeared first on New Forest National Park Authority.

    Posted: 21 November 2018.

  • Yr Ysgwrn - ‘O Lwyd i Liw’

    Snowdonia National Park

    An unique event to mark the end of the First World War and the hope for peace will be performed at Capel Moreia, Trawsfynydd this Sunday.

    Posted: 21 November 2018.

  • Expedia to Help Local Businesses Unlock New Markets

    Exmoor National Park

    Posted: 20 November 2018.

  • Cairngorms Volunteer Rangers scoop joint award

    Cairngorms National Park

    Cairngorms Volunteer Rangers Leo Hunt and Keira MacFarland are joint winners in the National Parks UK Volunteering Awards… The post Cairngorms Volunteer Rangers scoop joint award appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 20 November 2018.

  • UK National Parks Volunteer Awards Announce Inspiring Winners

    National Parks UK

    The UK's 15 National Parks are thrilled to announce the winners for the National Park Volunteering Awards 2018, which are sponsored by Columbia Sportswear.

    Posted: 19 November 2018.